Jeff is the Executive Director of NASA, which was established in 1976.NASA is Nevada’s preeminent deliverer of PreK–12 professional learning for ALL educators. NASA has1600 members, 30,000annualregistrations,andincreasingpartnerships/advocacy efforts to support students and educators. NASA’s funding comes from registrations, memberships, and private partnerships. NASA launched the Silver State Education Foundation to support teacher pipeline programs that address disproportion teacher vacancies. Jeff began his career in 1991 as a Nevada Legislative Aide and retired from CCSD as an- Associate Superintendent over Turnaround in 2020. He has lead NASA in support of children and educators since 2019.
Baby’s Bounty is a 15-year-old nonprofit, working to improve health outcomes for families living in poverty with the mission of providing “a good start for every baby”. Las Vegas native, CEO/Executive Director Kelly Maxwell brings business acumen and a deep knowledge of her community to her role. Using her experience in for-profit-sector business development, Maxwell has transformed Baby’s Bounty into a significant community leader. Baby’s Bounty operates a Baby Bundle program, supplying new parents with essential newborn supplies and infant care education as well as Diaper Banks, located in Las Vegas, North Las Vegas, Henderson and Northern Nevada which have distributed 3 million diapers and 6 million wipes to over 40,000 families. Maxwell launched a partnership with Nevada’s NSHE institutions – Diapers for Diplomas, to support parenting students and just worked to pass SB428 to remove the sales tax on diapers in addition to many other initiatives to support families across our state and beyond.
Annette is President, CEO, and co-founder of Cure 4 the Kids Foundation. She has worked in health care for more than 30 years and has been involved with nonprofits since 1985. Her visionary leadership has shaped and strengthened the foundation, and its clinic, enabling it to serve an increasing number of patients with diverse needs. She led the charge in the foundation receiving The Joint Commission Gold Seal of Approval® Accreditation. As a health care provider, she was troubled by our health care delivery system and answered her calling to ensure that kids receive the care they need.
Larry has been the VP & GM in Las Vegas for Sinclair Broadcast Group since 2018. Prior to that he was GM for SBG in Milwaukee, WI. Larry started his career in New York as an account executive for TeleRep, Inc a subsidiary of COX Broadcasting. He had several manager positions leading up to President of MMT Sales from 2000-2009.
Larry Singer, a senior managing director at Newmark Knight Frank, is a 40-year veteran of commercial real estate and one of Southern Nevada’s top producing commercial brokers. His team has represented national and local clients including Cirque Du Soleil, Westcare Foundation, Southern Nevada Health District, Greenburg Traurig, Ainsworth Game Technology and Clark County. He is a member of the Las Vegas Metro Chamber Board of Trustees and has served as chairman of both the Lied Institute of Real Estate Studies at UNLV and Big Brothers Big Sisters of Southern Nevada.